CRPF man who shot himself on Oct 12, succumbs in Srinagar hospital    

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) man who shot himself with his service rifle on October 12 succumbed to his injuries late last night at SMHS hospital, Srinagar, officials said today.

They said, a CRPF man who shot himself on October 12 and was admitted in SMHS hospital Srinagar. “Yesterday late night, his condition deteriorated and he breathed his last,” a source in the hospital said.

The deceased belonged to D-Coy 141 battalion CRPF camp Shergari, Srinagar. Confirming the incident, a CRPF official said that an in house investigation has been started to find out the reason as to what forced the CRPF man to take the “extreme step”